The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 26 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing C 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.38% 0.88% 2.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 6.25% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£438 £80 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+446.87% -79.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
C
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Programming Languages Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 16 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 31.72% 14.04% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 31
Average daily rate £363 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £48.00 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

C
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C across the Crawley region.

C Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

C
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C across the Crawley region.

C Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) PMBOK
3 1 (25.00%) BYOD
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (25.00%) Ada
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Robotics
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM

C
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (25.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (25.00%) Avionics
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Ada Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) BYOD
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Robotics
1 1 (25.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (25.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) VMware